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Blog entry by stefang posted 02-28-2013 07:52 PM 1664 reads 0 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I ran across this article in the Daily Mail UK and I thought a lot of woodworkers would appreciate seeing this extraordinary work. I’m not thinking so much about the wood materials or the techniques, but more about the planning, research and knowledge necessary to accomplish such a high degree of exactness. I hope you enjoy this as much as I did.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#1 posted 02-28-2013 08:02 PM

Wow that’s way beyond belief ,amazing . Thanks for sharing this Mike

-- Custom furniture

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#2 posted 02-28-2013 08:15 PM

Yeah…..simply amazing.

-- To surrender a dream leaves life as it is — and not as it could be.

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#3 posted 02-28-2013 08:56 PM

yah—he is a skilled woodworker :-)

thanks for sharing Mike


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#4 posted 02-28-2013 09:45 PM

Incredible, simply incredible.

-- John from Hampstead

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#5 posted 02-28-2013 11:06 PM

That was amazing! I love the USS Iowa, he duplicated. Can you imagine the patience that would take. Just incredible. Thanks

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#6 posted 03-01-2013 12:29 AM

Awesome job he does!

-- Bob in WW ~ "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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#7 posted 03-01-2013 12:23 PM

Thnx for sharing that. Very amazing.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#8 posted 03-02-2013 02:31 AM

Thanks Mike I enjoyed that.

-- Superdav "No matter where you go - there you are."

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#9 posted 03-02-2013 04:40 AM

holy crap that is some detailed work…

-- Rome wasn't built in a day... but I wasn't on that job? ...

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#10 posted 03-02-2013 04:59 PM

That was truly fascinating!!

-- Elaine in Duncan

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